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Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial, at East End of Former Parade Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7855 / 50°47'7"N

Longitude: -1.0527 / 1°3'9"W

OS Eastings: 466878

OS Northings: 98863

OS Grid: SZ668988

Mapcode National: GBR VY4.YJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 87P0.FQS

Entry Name: Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial, at East End of Former Parade Ground

Listing Date: 8 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1387046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474462

Location: Portsmouth, PO4

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Eastney and Craneswater

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Milton St James

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


PORTSMOUTH

SZ6698NE CROMWELL ROAD, Eastney
774-1/27/151 (East side)
08/07/98 Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial,
at east end of former Parade Ground

GV II

Includes: Eastney Barracks, Lumsden Memorial EASTNEY
ESPLANADE.
Memorial. c1918. Commemorates Brigadier General FW Lumsden,
VC, d.1918. Ashlar. 2 steps with rounded centre on west and
east sides, up to plinth which carries obelisk with cornice
surmounted by pedestal and lion on crown. On one side of
obelisk a bronze relief portrait of Lumsden, and on others
commemorative plaques which record that Lumsden was awarded
the Victoria Cross on 8 June 1917 for having brought in 6
captured enemy guns under heavy fire. The memorial was sited
previously at the west end of the parade ground.

Listing NGR: SZ6658898977

This List Entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on the 6th July 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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